German Vera Landingin

November 21, 1946January 5, 2021

German Vera Landingin, 74, passed away on January 5, 2021 in Houston, Texas after a prolonged illness. German was born on November 21, 1946 in Bonuan Blue Beach, Dagupan City to Francisco and Petronila Landingin. He was known to many as “Gerry” and was the youngest of his seven siblings. In 1969, he received his Bachelor’s degree in Architectural Drafting at the University of Pangasinan. In 1989, he expanded his education in Business and Technology at the University of Houston and thus began his career with Shell Oil Company. Gerry married his “one and only” Venus Farin Landingin on May 18, 1977. They raised and nurtured two genuine children, Samantha and Apollo Neil. Gerry was actively involved in the Pangasinan Women’s Club of Texas, Ilocano Club of Metro Houston, and was part of the Houston Northwest Filipino community. He took any opportunity to be the center of attention, make you laugh, sing karaoke, capture moments through photos and video, try his luck at the casino, tend to his garden, showcase his art skills, but most of all, spend quality time with family and friends. Gerry also secretly dreamed to be a true cowboy, and he did own all the gear but never a horse. His family pays this tribute to him, ‘Papa was one of the sweetest and caring people you could ever meet. After a warm welcome, he would genuinely open his heart every time anyone would visit at home. He will be deeply missed.’ German Landingin is survived by his wife Venus, daughter Samantha & her husband Gustavo, son Apollo Neil, granddaughter Liliana, sister Elsa Ramos, and brother Francisco Landingin Jr. Preceded in death by his parents, Artemio Landingin, Bromeo Landingin, Cleofe Landingin, and Doris Landingin.


18 January

Funeral Mass

11:00 am

St Ignatius Loyola Catholic Community Church

7810 Cypresswood Dr
Spring, Texas 77379


  • Visitation

    Sunday, January 17, 2021

  • Rosary Service

    Sunday, January 17, 2021



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Benjie, Jody, Hannah &Jb Ramos

January 17, 2021

To our beloved uncle Gerry, we feel truly saddened that you are no more with us. The beautiful moments you'ved shared with us whenever you got here in Philippines, we cherished all that moments. We thank you a lot for all the love you showed to us especially to my kids and always saying that you're so proud of them.
Rest in peace uncle Gerry, you will always in our hearts💖.

Claudia Taitague

January 17, 2021

I will always remember your happy smile. You always were delighted to share all the Spanish phrases you knew and those memories of you will be forever treasured. May you Rest In Peace, Uncle
Claudia Taitague and Briana Rios

Abenelsa Landingin Ramos

January 16, 2021

To my dearest uncle ninong Gerry, it saddens me not to see, hear and touch you anymore. I will miss your chat and laugh. The fact that you're no longer here with us makes us sad, but you're forever in our hearts. I know you are in a beautiful place right now, looking over us, our handsome guardian angel. We pray for your peace, you can rest now uncle gerry. We love you!
Until we meet again. ❤️

Belinda Abalos

January 16, 2021

You will always be loved and remembered in our heart's uncle (German Landingin)⛪🙏rest in peace we loved you so dearly forever and ever❤❤❤⛪🙏

Nona Arenas

January 15, 2021

Always in our thoughts...forever in our hearts...REST IN PEACE. 🙏🏼❤️

Jun Arenas

January 15, 2021

I met Gerry in his first few months in Houston from the PI during Venus baby shower for Samantha. Fortunately they became our neighbors in Briarcreek for about 8 years. And even though we moved to Sugar Land, we still visited each other quite often. Our families have been best friends and like one family for three generations - us, our kids, and our grandchildren! I have unforgettable memories of him like karaoke singing, traveling on vacations together, driving to the casino, spending all our holidays and birthdays and anniversaries together. He was one of if not the best friend I ever had and he is my kumpadre too. I loved his humor - he was always making everybody laugh. I loved his cooking too! He would always extend his help to anyone who needed it. We have been like brothers since we met. I will miss you forever, til we see each other in the next life.


January 15, 2021

Delia Farin

January 14, 2021

Gerry, memories of your sense of humor & too serious @ times . I remember the song you last sang in your own way of saying the words w/c made the crowd continuous laughed. Several times of invitations fr you to go to PI w/ Venus promising me all the best seafood in your place ! You're truly sincere in your ways & you'll be missed. May your soul rest in the Lord's Eternal Kingdom🙏

Zaida Farin

January 14, 2021

We are always laughing & happy when Manong Gerry is around because of his funny jokes. He would always entertain us with his jokes & karaoke songs! He has a list of his karaoke songs that he kept in his wallet!
Your memories will stay forever in our hearts manong Gerry! Rest In Peace manong! You will be missed.

Dominica Quinto

January 13, 2021

Uncle, we want to thank you for your love even though you’re miles away from us. You’ve always expressed how good of a brother our father was and although we’re grieving for your loss, we are happy to know that you’re now with your brother in heaven. Please send him our love. We love you Uncle and until we meet again. RIP uncle Gerry 🙏🏻